ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Hancock, MI

wnmufm.org

NMU flag to be lowered in honor of student who passed over the weekend

MARQUETTE, MI— The Northern Michigan University flag will be lowered to half-staff Thursday in remembrance of student Virgil Mongozid. He passed away on Sunday. The 18-year-old L’Anse native was a freshman majoring in automotive maintenance. He was a member of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community and graduated from Baraga High School earlier this year.
MARQUETTE, MI
Picture for NMU flag to be lowered in honor of student who passed over the weekend
WLUC

Sign up is underway for Michigan Tech Blue Line Club

HOUGHTON, Mich. (WLUC) - The Michigan Tech Blue Line Club provides additional resources to the hockey program, enabling hockey student-athletes to pursue success both in the classroom and on the ice. The annual membership drive is now open. The Blue Line Club will be hosting two luncheons this season:. Friday,...
HOUGHTON, MI
Picture for Sign up is underway for Michigan Tech Blue Line Club
radioresultsnetwork.com

Keweenaw Bay Tribal Police Give Details On Dead Teenager

Michigan State Police are investigating after an 18-year-old L’Anse man is believed to have died in a vehicle crash last week. Vergil Mongozid’s body was found in a vehicle near the entrance to Baraga County Memorial Hospital in L’Anse Township late Sunday night. He had been missing...
L'ANSE, MI
LOCAL CHANNELS
WLUC

Isle Royale Seaplanes offers unique fall color viewing experience

HANCOCK, Mich. (WLUC) - For the first time residents and visitors to the Keweenaw Peninsula this fall can view the fall colors by air. Isle Royale Seaplanes has been transporting visitors from Hancock to Isle Royale since 2014. However, this year the company decided to expand its services and offer something new, fall color tours.
HANCOCK, MI
finlandia.edu

Dr. Cassandra Hill named dean of Suomi College of Arts & Sciences

Associate professor will also serve as interim dean of the International School of Art & Design. Before joining Finlandia, Hill ventured coast-to-coast, holding her first tenure-track position at Cal. Poly-San Luis Obispo in California, advancing to tenured professor and eventually associate chair of communication, media, & culture at Coastal Carolina University in Myrtle Beach, SC.
HANCOCK, MI
WLUC

Northland holds off Finlandia 3-1 in volleyball

HANCOCK, Mich. (WLUC) - Freshman Elli Djerf and sophomore Joslynn Perala had double-doubles as the Finlandia University volleyball team (0-15) lost 3-1 (25-19, 22-25, 25-12, 27-25) to Northland (6-6), Tuesday night at the Paavo Nurmi Center. In the first set, Northland came out firing and got to a 17-9 lead....
HANCOCK, MI
RELATED LOCATIONS
ozarks.edu

Taylor Completes Master’s Degree in Applied Statistics

Dr. Javier Taylor, assistant professor of mathematics at University of the Ozarks, recently completed a master’s of science degree in applied statistics from Michigan Tech University in Houghton, Mich. Taylor has taught at Ozarks since the fall of 2016. Taylor has bachelor’s degrees in mathematics and Biblical studies as...
CLARKSVILLE, AR
WLUC

Houghton County Fair hosts Community Rummage Sale and Vendor fundraiser

HANCOCK, Mich. (WLUC) - The Houghton County Fair hosted a Community Rummage Sale and Vendor Fundraiser this weekend. More than a dozen vendors rented spaces in the exhibit building at the fairgrounds. They sold everything from baby clothes and knick-knacks to comic books and baseball cards. All proceeds from the event will go back to the Houghton County Fair for its exhibit building.
HANCOCK, MI
uwgb.edu

Midwest Viking Festival offers another look at Vikings | Spectrum News 1

GREEN BAY, Wis. — You’ll usually find Wade Kaiser working at the Advanced Power Systems Laboratories at Michigan Technological University in Houghton, Michigan. Other times, you can find him at places like The Midwest Viking Festival, demonstrating how blacksmiths worked during the Scandinavian Iron Age. “What better way...
GREEN BAY, WI
NEARBY CITIES
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE
WLUC

Ottawa Sportsmen’s Club hosts 60th Turkey Shoot in Pelkie

PELKIE, Mich. (WLUC) - The Ottawa Sportsmen’s Club gave kids and adults a chance to get out on the range on Sunday. The 60th annual Turkey Shoot raised funds for its programming so youth competition shooters, like 12-year-old Dane Deroche, can enjoy the club and practice for the current turkey season.
PELKIE, MI
finlandia.edu

FinnU Nursing to host flu shot clinic Oct. 10

Finlandia Nursing will host a flu shot clinic on Monday, October 10, from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. in Hirvonen Hall Gymnasium. Hancock School System and Finlandia University students, employees and family members are encouraged to attend. UP Health System Portage staff will be on-site to help administer the clinic.
HANCOCK, MI
thetouristchecklist.com

23 Best & Fun Things to Do in Houghton (MI)

Looking for the best fun things to do in Houghton, Michigan?. Houghton, nestled on the Keweenaw Peninsula, is the biggest city in Michigan, United States, with a population of 8,386, as of the 2020 census. Due to Houghton’s extensive winter and plenty of ski hillocks, Houghton is famous for holding...
HOUGHTON, MI
townbroadcast.com

WHS grad helps coach Mich. Tech to invite crown

The Michigan Technological University men’s cross-country team, coached by Wayland High School graduate Robert Young and Christina Owens, captured the championship among 29 squads at the Roy Griak Invitational in Minneapolis Friday. The Huskies came in with 62 team points, 15 better than runner-up Wisconsin Lacrosse with individual placings...
WAYLAND, MI
abc10up.com

Student with a Knife in Hancock High School Deemed not a Threat

A potentially threatening picture posted online yesterday provoked a quick response from local citizens and law enforcement. The picture posted to Snapchat showed a hand holding a knife. It was taken in a hallway at Hancock Central High School. Numerous citizens who saw the image called several local police departments.
HANCOCK, MI
ARCHIVES